ODESSA, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – Odessa Police have charged one man with intoxication assault following a crash that occurred over the weekend.
Police officials say they were called to the crash around 3:02 a.m. Saturday morning in the area of 42nd Street and Tanglewood Lane.
While investigating, officers learned that the driver of a Chevrolet Equinox was driving east on 42nd Street at a high rate of speed, crossed over the yellow lines and collided with a Chevrolet pickup, according to a release.
The driver of the pickup, Daniel Trevino, was taken to Medical Center Hospital with life-threatening injuries, police say.
The driver of the Equinox, Danial Lopez Jr. was later arrested and charged with intoxication assault causing serious bodily injury.